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GKO. MITCH KI it# CHAP WILLIAMS
Tlie Seward Grill COOKING FOR THU CONNOISSEUR % Alaska Game and Sea Food Sourdough Breakfast Merchants' Lunch Society Dinners Op *!i all night, every night. Fourth1 Avenue, Seward Second-Hand Goods Bought and Sold If \ou have >.nything to sell ami we cannot Agreeon price, leuve vour goods on sale wrh me. state your price,ami l will charge >ou 5 PER CENT COMMISSION WHEN SOLD BUTTON'S SECOND-HAND STORE New goods of many kind- always on sale. KoiTRTH ANI> RAILROAD A\K. Brown & Hawkins Exclusive Distributors tor Southwestern Alaska GERALD’S CAFE CLaBENOE J.Gerald. Proprietor 824 First avenue SEATTLE, WN. Seattle's Best Eating House Everything Fresh from the Famous Gerald Ranch ROMIG & ROMIG REAL ESTATE AGENTS Houses for Rent, Rents Collected, Titles Examined, Lots for Sale. Larjfo Listing. Phone Red 1-6 Seward, Alaska. PLUMBING AND HEATING Hlft-Ctaii Mpalrtoi aai Job Wort ESTIMATES FURNISHED CHAS. LECHNER 6TH STREET,_NEAR ADAMS Miller's Barber Shop We make a specialty of removing warts, etc. Hot and Cold BATHS Always Ready Don't forget the Gateway is estab lished at Seward, Alaska. Lane, Whitehead & Hayden Seward, Alaska r^'rn.na/ fact reca) A/asA* AfirMen I MAP | 5EWARD ALASKA 1915 / ft-_ HTOI.t* Remini ton Typewriter Wins THE ORDER OF THE STANDARD OIL CO. Of CAllfORNIA for Adding and Subtracting Typewriters For billing purposes in its fifteen Pacific Coast branches alter thorough investigation of the various makes of accounting machines. Results of the Tests show that the machines will pay for them selves in less than three months. Initial Order Placed With Us for Equipment VALUED AT OVER EOUREEEN THOUSAND DOLLARS Remington typewriter Co., inc. New York and Everywhere See E. C. NILES, the “Remington Man,” Seward Hotel. FORMER SEWARD LADY IS ALASKA DELEGATE Mrs. (Rev.) L. H. Pedersen left on the Princess Alice last night as a delegate from Alaska to the National Convention of the Woman’s Christ ian Temperance Union, which will be in session at Seattle Oct. 9 to 14 in clusive. There will be about four hundred delegates in attendance of whom Alaska will be represented by her full quota. This convention will be preceded by a convction of the Woman’s Home Missionary society of the Methodist Episcopal church, but the two conventions have no connec tion whatever, Mrs. Pedersen is state treasurer of the Alaska W. C. T. U. She will visit her relatives in Wash ington an^l Oregon, and Rev. L. H. Pedorsen’s mother in Astoria, Ore. She expects to leave Seattle the 30th. inst., returning to Skagway. It is nearly six and a half years since she I WQnt out before.—Alaskan. New shipment of rugs and lino leums in a large variety of designs and colorings. Call in and give them the “once over.” , Brown & Hawkimj, “Quality First Job printing of every description ai ; Fht Gateway. NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION Department of the Interior. U. S. LAND OFFICE at Juneau, Alaska, September 10, 1915. NOTICE is hereby given that Charles Ulanky, of Knik, Alaska, who, on May 21, 1915, made homstead ap plication, No. 01774, for SVfeNEM, N WttNEVi NEttSEtf NWtfSEtt Sec. 34 lots 1 and 2, Section 35, Township 16 N., Range 3 W, Seward Meridian, has filed notice of intention to make final five year Proof, to establish i claim to the land above described, be fore U. S. Commissioner E. M. Spaulding, at his office at Knik, Al ! aska, on the 15th day of November, * 1915. Claimant names as witnesses: 0. G. Homing, James M. Patched, G. W. Palmer, A. M. McNeil, ad of Knik, I Alaska. C. B. WALKER, Register. First publication Oct. 5, 1915. l^ast publication Nov. 11, 1915. - - ■ ■ -■ J. L. REED Attomey-at-Law Representing National Surety Company] BONDS Valdes, Alaska Survivor Tells of Alaska’s Big Murder Fuller Details of the Horrible Butch erry on the White Pass ♦ Railroad. SKAGWAY—The story of yester day's quadruple tragedy at White norse was being talked of in hushed voice and tones of horror by almost everyone in bkagway last evening when the details of tho horrible oc currence w'ere published in the Daily Alaskan and circulated among its readers, although long before its ap pearance a general idea of what had taken place was public property. Up to 9 o'clock this morning Arthur vVilkins, the only survivor of the sec tion crew' of live men, was in such a nervous condition from his awful ex perience of the day before that he was unable to give a coherent state ment, but along toward noon he had recovered sufficiently to tell the fol lowing story: In conversation with Editor White of the Star last night ho said/* We, 5 us were sitting and others standing around the hand car where we had eaten. I heard someone say, ‘Here comes Alex/ I looked around and Gagoff was coming down the hill from the opposite side of the track. He walked toward us and just as he stepped on the track ho fired. Real izing that he was shooting to kill, we all started to run and he continued shooting. I concealed myself in the brush below the track as quickly as possible and did not see the others ? fall. I do not think the first shot struck anyone. I do not know how many shots were fired, but there were several. After a while I went' back and found the men lying dead. | I saw a man coming and went toward ! him with a club, thinking it was 1 Gagoff coming back, but it was 1 Leslie. Later Details From later acounts of the tragedy; | just furnished us through the kind ness of the officials of the W. P. & Y. R., we are enabled to supply the fol lowing, which would seem to clearly prove that the entire affair was a cold | blooded and deliberately planned murder, probably for some fancied grievance while the murderer was employed on the section: The men had stopped for lunch on the curved hill north of Ear lake, where the descent is a little deeper to the lake on the west than it is on the opposite, or river side, of the track toward the east, and close to a cut for a sidetrack which joins the main line there. They had built a small lire and from Wilkins account had just finished their lunch, when the murderous assault was made. It is probable that Cook was the first man shot as the bodies of all the others were found at some distance, from the camp, as though they had made a desperate effort to save their lives by flight. The body of Kinslow was about 200 feet south from where the men had eaten their lunch and 100 feet to the east of the railroad track on an old M. J. Hency construction road. There were several bullet holes in the body, one of which was in his head and was doubtless the cause of his death. He had a handkerchief tied around one of his legs where he had been wound ed near the knee, and it is evident from all the circumstances that Gogaff had followed him up after finishing his companions and finding him hiding behind a clump of bushes had deliberately completed his work. Cook was found close to the fire with his head lying on a railroad tie, and when he heard the handcar com ing held up his hand, as a signal that he was alive. Bokonich, the Austrian, had gotten about fifty feet from the camp and part way up the west bank of the cut of the sidetrack, when he was brought down. George Lane was fifty feet away | on the river side of the track, and in addition to having the top of his head blown off had a wound in one of his legs. After killing the men Gogaff must have examined each body, for ir. his statement at the \V. P. & Y. R. offices yesterday he told his hearers where he had hit each of his victims with his rifio.—Alaskan. RECEIPTS INCREASE IN OFFICE OF TREASURER JUNEAU—Figures compiled in the office of the territorial treasurer re cently, show that the total receipts ol the treasurer’s office for the quart* r just ended, amount to $28,045.03 as compared with a total for the previ ous quarter of $17,356.72. The mark ed increase i6 due to the fact that it was within the last quarter the new license law became effective. See Button’s ad. Tuesdays and Fri days. Second hand goods, cash or commission. 9-28-tf You want a social half-hour. “TRY THE KEY.” Eat at the Capitol Cafe. Always ready. Always good. 10-29—tf smpmo CAIIMMR Monday, Oct. 25 Alameda duo from south 6 p. m. Wednesday, Oct. 27 Alliance arrived from west 4:45 a. m. Sail ed south 11 a. m. Farragut arrived from south 4:15 p. m. Sail ed for Kodiak and west 6:30 p. m. Thursday, Oct. 28 Alameda arrived from west 2:15 p. m. Sail ed south 3:30 p. m. Sunday, October 31 Evans loaves Seattle for Soward. Monday, Nov. 1 Farragut arrived from Kodiak and west 11:15 a. m. Sailed south 1:30 p. m. Thursday, Nov. 4 City of Puebla sails from Seattle for Seward. Saturday, Nov. 6 Northwestern sails from Seattle for Seward. Monday, Nov. 8 Admiral Evans due from south. ♦> <• <* <* •> ❖ ❖ ❖ SEWARD DAILY * ❖ TIDE TABLES <* ❖ •> High Low Nov. 1 . 7:58 a.m. 12:51a. m. 7:06 p.m. 1:29 p.m. Nov. 2.8:35 a. m. 1:51a.m. 8:23 p.m. 2:41p.m. Nov. 3 . 9:09 a.m. 2:39 a.m. 9:25 p.m. 3:30 p.m. Nov. 4 . 9:41 a. m. 3:21a.m. 10:19 p.m. 4:14 p.m. Nov. 5. 10:15 a.m. 4:00 a.m. 11:07 p.m. 4:56 p.m. j Nov. 6. 10:50 a.m. 4:40 a.m. 11:64 p.m. 6:38 p.m. Nov. 7 .11:28 a. m. 6:20 a. m. 6:21 p. m. New moon Nov. 6. For Seldovia, add for high water I 1 hr. 15 min. For low water 1 hr. 11 min. For Fire Island, add for high water 5 hr. 38 min., for low water 6 hr. 3 min. For Sunrise, add for high water 6 hr. 35 min. For low water 7 hr. 65 min. | ___ : ^ great many people outrside and inside Alaska are now anxious to get any news they can of the place where the government railroad will be. lo save writing letters you could send the Gateway, either your own read ropy or get another. TAKE THE SEWARD ROUTE! ■ --- - TRAIL TRAVEL SOON BEGINS Mushers from all the interior parts of Alaska should remember that the Seward Route to and from the outside is the shortest and the best. The trail between Seward and Iditarod was re paired and made perfect this year.